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Agents' Identity Bill #522478

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 18, 1982
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(Studio) Senator noted passing Agents Identity Bill. George Bush said lobbying for bill.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) New bill said aimed at group of small newsletters rpting. on US intelligence. Bill explained. [Senator John CHAFEE - says bill is aimed at publications with pattern of identification revelations.] "Covert Action Info. Bulletin" quoted in reaction to bill. [Reporters Committee for Freedom of Press Jack LANDAU - criticizes bill.] White House role in passage of bill noted. Court challenges predicted.
REPORTER: John Dancy

(Studio) Those voting against bill identification as Joseph Biden, Bill Bradley, Alan Cranston, Gary Hart, Dan. Moynihan, and Larry Pressler.

Dancy, John;
Mudd, Roger

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